The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
Long seen as allies of the Jewish state, Bedouins may be embracing their neighbors’ identity—as a way of expressing their own
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
Egyptian playwright Ali Salem and others are marginalized at home and in the Western media, but they are political pioneers
Enough already with blasting shopping as soulless: Jewish tradition is nothing if not a defense of commerce
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our home, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
An ambitious new park is set to transform the dilapidated neighborhood that was once the Russian capital’s first Jewish quarter
Simon Wiesenthal Center calls for boycott of winemaker Vini Lunardelli
94-year-old Michael Karkoc has been in the United States since 1949
Plus, a most-wanted Nazi gets arrested and Proust gets impersonated
Can a group of French students force Twitter to release the names of users posting anti-Semitic tweets?
Satirist and media gadfly Henryk Broder attacks his countrymen’s attitudes toward Israel and Jews
Journalist Jakob Augstein appears alongside Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on a top 10 list of the world’s worst bigots
Plus a look at foreign policy political ads
The film ‘Innocence of Muslims’ and the dangerous failing of the media
Wearing a yarmulke is no longer safe in the city of Malmö. The mayor blames the Jews, while other Swedish politicians point to ‘social inequality.’
Plus high-tech Tel Aviv, Iranian threats, and more
Plus Ben-Hur the Jew, Dylan’s paintings, and more
Says new law bars free-speech bullying; ‘Atlantic,’ ‘Politico,’ NPR agree
Plus lawyers in Kletzky case tease insanity defense, and more in the news
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
New film documents how hard it is for Jews to talk about Israel
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past